BHW, a leading law firm renowned for its commitment to excellence, is proud to announce a series of promotions across its commercial teams, recognising exceptional talent and dedication within the organisation.
Aimée Johns Becomes Partner
Employment law solicitor, Aimée Johns, has been promoted to the position of Partner at BHW.
Aimée joined BHW in October 2019 as a Solicitor in the Employment department, before swiftly rising to the role of Associate in 2021. She has established herself as a vital member of the employment team, advising business owners on their employment law and HR matters. Aimée has continuously demonstrated her exceptional legal acumen assisting the firm’s corporate team with merger and acquisition work, and her performance has been recognised by the Legal 500 guide who have awarded her ‘Rising Star’ for the last three consecutive years.
Having specialised in employment law since qualifying as a solicitor in 2017, Aimée has skilfully managed a diverse caseload, contributing significantly to the department’s first-ever Legal 500 ranking in the 2022 guide, particularly excelling in high-value respondent matters and corporate support services.
BHW Managing Partner, Ed Nurse, expressed his delight, stating: “We’re thrilled to announce that Aimée has become the firm’s nineteenth Partner. Her remarkable contributions to both our clients and the firm have been exemplary. Aimée’s promotion reflects her invaluable role in our team, and we are proud to now be able to call her a Partner.”
Farhaan Pathan, Cameron Connolly, and Molly Mcloughlin Rise to Senior Associate
In a testament to their exceptional growth and commitment, BHW is pleased to announce Farhaan Pathan, Cameron Connolly, and Molly Mcloughlin have been promoted to the position of Senior Associate. All three commenced their legal careers as solicitors with BHW, having all completed their training contracts and qualified with the firm.
Farhaan Pathan, who joined in 2016 and qualified into the firm’s Dispute Resolution department, has been an integral part of the department’s growth. His adept handling of property disputes, debt recovery, and commercial contract disputes has made him a valuable asset to clients, including business owners, landlords, and commercial tenants.
Cameron Connolly, having joined BHW in 2018 and subsequently qualifying in 2021, has made significant strides in the Corporate and Commercial department. Cameron has made an enormous contribution to the team at BHW to help it become the leading legal advisors on Employee Ownership Trusts.
Molly Mcloughlin joined in 2019, going on to qualify into the expanding Commercial Property department at BHW in 2021, and playing a significant role in the real estate finance team. Molly has been awarded the well-deserved ‘Recommended’ status in the recently released Legal 500 2024 guide.
Commenting on the three promotions, Ed Nurse added: “Farhaan, Molly, and Cameron have a huge role to play in the future of our firm. Having trained with us, their accomplishments are a testament to their dedication and promise. We take immense pride in their growth and foresee their significant contributions to our firm’s continued success.”
These promotions stand as a testament to BHW’s commitment to nurturing talent and recognising outstanding dedication, positioning the firm at the forefront of the East Midland’s legal landscape.